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House Democrat introduces articles of impeachment against Trump

Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour(WASHINGTON) — Rep. Al Green, D-Texas, introduced articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Tuesday evening, a move that could force the House to take up the controversial subject later this week over the opposition of Democratic leaders. Green, who has pushed to impeach Trump since 2017, and…read more »

Beto O’Rourke hires Aisha McClendon as director of African American outreach

Josh Brasted/FilmMagic(WASHINGTON) — Beto O’Rourke’s campaign announced on Tuesday that it’s hired Aisha McClendon as national director of African American outreach amid increased efforts to reach out to the pivotal minority voting bloc.The fellow Texas native is a seasoned Democratic political strategist who worked in the Clinton White House and has more than two decades…read more »

Five takeaways from recent 2020 fundraising figures

NoDerog/iStock(WASHINGTON) — Between President Donald Trump posting record-shattering fundraising numbers, a formerly little-known mayor setting a high bar for the Democratic field and a swath of campaigns making significant investments in digital operations in the early stages, the Federal Election Commission reports filed on Monday offered a glimpse at the shifting fates for the campaigns…read more »

Trump condemned by House for Twitter attacks against congresswomen

Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call via Getty Images (NEW YORK) — The House of Representatives voted largely along party lines Tuesday to formally condemn President Donald Trump’s Twitter attacks against four Democratic congresswoman of color, with just four House Republicans and one independent lawmaker siding with Democrats to adopt the measure. The resolution rebuking Trump’s attacks…read more »

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens has died at the age of 99

Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call via Getty Images(FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla.) — Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens has died at the age of 99, ABC News has confirmed.”Retired Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, John Paul Stevens, died this evening at Holy Cross Hospital in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, of complications following…read more »

House Democrats prepare to condemn Trump’s Twitter attacks against congresswomen

Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call via Getty Images (NEW YORK) — House Democrats moved to formally rebuke President Donald Trump’s attacks against four Democratic congresswomen of color, readying a Tuesday night vote on a measure condemning his “racist” Twitter attacks telling the progressive lawmakers to “go back” to their countries.In a series of tweets, the president…read more »

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